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Political History Tuesday: Roosevelt and Churchill—An Odd Couple

Roosevelt and Churchill were good friends during World War II. But it was an uneven friendship, with Churchill telling Roosevelt what to do militarily and Roosevelt doing as told. 440 more words

Franklin Roosevelt

Wall Street as the co-government of the U.S.


I’ve written many posts about the revolving door between Wall Street and Washington, and how the U.S. government puts the interests of the financial oligarchy above the interests of the American public. 921 more words

Economy And Business

Huffington Post: Opinion: David Woolner: Seeking The Four Freedoms is as Important Today as it Was 74 Years Ago


Huffington Post: Opinion: David Woolner: Seeking The Four Freedoms is as Important Today as it Was 74 Years Ago

If today’s so-called Progressives, believe that Hillary Clinton is going to run for President as the female Bernie Sanders and the other self-described Democratic Socialist, or even as an FDR Progressive, to quote the heavy metal band Judas Priest, which I’m not a fan of and especially heavy metal, they have another thing coming. 321 more words

Progressivism

Huffington Post: Opinion: David Woolner: Seeking The Four Freedoms is as Important Today as it Was 74 Years Ago


Huffington Post: Opinion: David Woolner: Seeking The Four Freedoms Is as Important Today as It Was 74 Years Ago

If today’s so-called Progressives, believe that Hillary Clinton is going to run for President as the female Bernie Sanders and the other self-described Democratic Socialist, or even as an FDR Progressive, to quote the heavy metal band Judas Priest, which I’m not a fan of and especially heavy metal, they have another thing coming. 321 more words

Progressives

Political History Tuesday: Roosevelt’s Phony Draft

Franklin Roosevelt decided in 1940 to violate George Washington’s warning against serving more than two terms. Roosevelt was in his second term. He liked being President and   planned to stay President by ignoring Washington’s warning. 470 more words

Democrats

Who should Australia fear most: Isis or Asis?

Guardian Australia and The Conversation are reporting results from a Lowy Institute poll that the risk from terrorism is of highest concern to Australians.

Australians are becoming gloomy. 315 more words

Australian Politics

ROOSEVELT ISLAND

The campaign for President began in earnest yesterday. Hillary Clinton spoke before a huge crowd at Roosevelt Island, New York. Hillary gave the crowd and the nation her vision for America’s future. 511 more words

Bi-Partisanship